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Labordia hedyosmifolia

Labordia hedyosmifolia Baill.

Bog Labordia, Kamakahala

Loganiaceae (Logania family)

Synonym(s): Labordia glabra, Labordia glabra var. orientalis, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. centralis, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. grayana, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. kilaueana, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. magnifolia, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. robusta, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. rockii, Labordia hedyosmifolia var. skottsbergii, Labordia mauiensis, Labordia nelsonii

USDA Symbol: LAHE2

USDA Native Status: HI (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree , Vine
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 15 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec


Native Habitat: Wet to mesic forests, sometimes bog margins.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.


Bibref 1798 - Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawaii, Revised Edition (1999) Wagner, W.L.; Herbst, D.R.; Sohmer, S.H.

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Web Reference

Webref 43 - Hawaiian Native Plant Genera (2006) University of Hawaii
Webref 44 - Plants of Hawaii (1997) Starr Environmental
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Labordia hedyosmifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Labordia hedyosmifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Labordia hedyosmifolia


Record Modified: 2020-12-10
Research By: CBR

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